Professional Qualifications

Professional Vocational Qualifications

Primary School PE Specialism and PE Subject Leadership


What are the qualifications?

These are bespoke physical education qualifications for primary school teachers, higher level teaching assistants (HLTAs) and teaching assistants (TAs) and coaches, developed by the Association for Physical Education and Sports Leaders UK.

Why should you undertake them?

The aim of the qualifications is to upskill primary colleagues to be able to assist (Level 5) or lead (Level 6) the delivery of high quality primary school PE. These qualifications are proven, effective use of the Primary PE and Sport Premium funding and are designed to help teachers and primary school staff deliver high quality, sustainable PE. These courses are delivered face to face and online making them accessible for all.

Level 4 Certificate in Improving Pupils Emotional Health Through PE 

This newly designed course looks at many strategies and ideas for improving pupils’ emotional health within PE lessons. Delegates attending will have a wider knowledge and understanding of how to plan for and facilitate these experiences in school Cost £450

Course Dates: Flexible online course.


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Level 5 Certificate in Primary School Physical Education Specialism

This is a recognised qualification that aims to upskill primary school teachers and higher level teaching assistants to improve the overall delivery of the physical education curriculum within primary schools. On successful completion of this qualification, delegates will be able to assist in raising the standards within primary school physical education teaching and learning.  Find out more

Course details

Face to Face course – Contact us for new dates

Virtual Course Option  – Online materials and zoom chats, start dates flexible.

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Level 6 Award in Primary School Physical Education Subject Leadership

This is a recognised qualification to improve the overall leadership and management of the delivery of the physical education curriculum within primary schools. The aim of this qualification is to enable subject leaders to support and upskill other colleagues in teaching the physical education curriculum. On successful completion of this qualification, delegates will be able to advocate, articulate and lead physical education to achieve whole school improvement. Find out more

Available Courses: Contact us for new dates Cost £350

Virtual Course Option: Online Materials and Zoom chats, Start dates flexible – Please enquire.

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Level 3 Qualification Forest School Leader

Our training is unique as it is based on actual school sites giving delegates the opportunity to chat to experienced teachers and see real sessions
in action! The course also includes the 2-day Forest School First Aid Course below. Cost £995

Available Courses:

7 Day Course:  Staffordshire based

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Outdoor First Aid Course

(Includes dual certification for Paediatric First Aid)

Level 3 Forest School Practitioners should renew their FA certificate every 3 years. This certificate covers all of the content of Paediatric First Aid and looks at specific elements and risks of outdoor situations and scenarios.

Available Courses:

2 day course – Staffordshire based venue.

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